31 May 2016 - The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Mrs Edna Molewa and Mr Andries Gamede, MEC for Agriculture, Rural Development, Land and Environmental Affairs in Mpumalanga will lead the combined World Environment Day (WED) and World Day to Combat Desertification (WDCD) celebration at the Bushbuckridge Local Municipality in Mpumalanga on Friday 03 June 2016.
31 May 2016 - It is a great privilege and honour for me to convene this 5th Annual Waste Management Khoro at a time when countries around the globe grapple with ways in which they can balance meeting the demands of an increasing population, with environmental and natural resource protection.
30 May 2016 - Local members of the South African Stranding Network (SASN) attended a three hour training session that was jointly presented by the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) Branch Oceans and Coasts and the City of Cape Town (COCT) at the NSRI Strandfontein beach rescue centre.
26 May 2016 - It is a privilege to address you on this important occasion. Discussions and decisions made at UNEA will guide the global environmental agenda going forward. South Africa fully aligns itself with the Statements made by the Egypt on behalf of the Africa Group and by Argentina on behalf of G77 and China.
26 May 2016 - The Minister of Environmental Affairs Ms. Edna Molewa has congratulated SANParks and law-enforcement authorities for their sterling work in averting a catastrophe, after suspected poachers fired on a SANParks helicopter in the Kruger National Park (KNP). The incident represents a dramatic escalation in our fight against rhino poaching.